Chris Whipple

journalist and documentary filmmaker

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Chris Whipple is a journalist and documentary filmmaker. He is author of The Gatekeepers: How the White House Chiefs of Staff Define Every Presidency.

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Last week, former Marine General John Kelly was Secretary of Homeland Security. But Friday, he was named White House Chief-of-Staff.

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Last week, former Marine General John Kelly was Secretary of Homeland Security. But Friday, he was named White House Chief-of-Staff.

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Donald Trump took office with more generals in his cabinet than any previous president. It didn’t take long for all to resign or be fired.

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Was Gordon Sondland lying in his testimony, or was he just not prepared?

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President Trump’s denial of climate change has him at war with California.  Their battle over fuel emission standards has divided the auto industry as well as drivers.

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Sometimes, as President Trump recently found out, they really are laughing at you behind your back. But does that matter?

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Although the extent of our lawless detention program in Guantanamo Bay is something many Americans know little about, it affects us all.

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